Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics76.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive120% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (36%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170706
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 10:53
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 36%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-7600K-$251
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
94.6% Outstanding
SC Int 125
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 130
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 473
QC Float 520
QC Mixed 492
112% 495 Pts
MC Int 478
MC Float 523
MC Mixed 493
74% 498 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$249
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
76.2% Very good
Lighting 247
Reflection 208
Parallax 222
74% 226 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 222
Splatting 173
78% 182 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$160
116GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 347 320 316 324 321 318 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 478
Mixed 369
SusWrite 324
94% 419 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 58
209% 76.4 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 305
DQ Mixed 330
250% 339 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 120%
Great: 125%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$34
303GB free
Firmware: 12.01C01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 73 74 75 76 74 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
41.7% Average
Read 70.2
Write 73.7
Mixed 53.7
SusWrite 74.5
50% 68 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
169% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
76.8% Very good
MC Read 28.9
MC Write 30.4
MC Mixed 23.4
79% 27.6 GB/s
SC Read 16.1
SC Write 26.6
SC Mixed 20.2
60% 21 GB/s
Latency 63.9
63% 63.9 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 93%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical GA-Z270X-Gaming 5 Builds (Compare 2,035 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z270X-Gaming 5 - $187

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $1,512
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HDDRAMUSB
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